Eddie Hughes

MP, Walsall North

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Walsall North Conservative

Eddie Hughes’s voting in Parliament

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Last updated: 8 May 2018

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Topical Questions 22 May 2018

    The people of Bloxwich will soon be hearing more about blockchain. Will the Chancellor confirm that the Government will continue to invest in this innovative technology to keep the public’s data safe?
  • Gaza: Un Human Rights Council Vote: Tenant Fees Bill 21 May 2018

    I refer the House to my entry in the Register of Members’ Financial Interests, as I am an “accidental landlord”, to use that excellent term. I think 123 MPs are also landlords, so there should be a wealth of knowledge in the Chamber. I wanted to speak in this debate because I am mindful of the Prime Minister’s speech on 13 July 2016, in which she said her intention is...
  • Public Legal Education — [Mr Mark Pritchard in the Chair] 15 May 2018

    It is a pleasure to speak under your chairmanship, Mr Pritchard. I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for North East Hampshire (Mr Jayawardena), partly because this debate has been an education for me. When I was growing up, as the son of a bus driver, in a typical Irish community in Birmingham, I aspired to be a JCB driver, largely because the people I saw around me were involved in...

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Conservative MP for Walsall North

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 2017 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Department of Health
  • HM Treasury
  • Cabinet Office
  • Department for Education
  • Department of Health and Social Care
  • Streptococcus: Screening
  • Cryptocurrencies
  • Carbon Monoxide: Poisoning
  • Brexit
  • Sepsis: Health Education

Currently held offices

  • Member, Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (since 6 Nov 2017)
  • Member, Women and Equalities Committee (since 16 Oct 2017)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 71 debates since joining Parliament — well above average amongst MPs. See all Eddie Hughes’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 59 written questions since joining Parliament — above average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 90.51% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 39 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Eddie Hughes’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 50 times in debates — well below average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 14 May 2018.

1. Employment and earnings
25 June 2017, received final payment of £4,125 as Assistant Chief Executive of YMCA Birmingham, Harry Watton House, 97 Church Lane, Aston B6 5UG. Hours: 6 hrs since my election. (Registered 04 July 2017)
28 June 2017, received £883 (gross) as a Councillor, Walsall Council, Darwall Street, Walsall WS1 1TN. Hours: 15 hrs since my election (5 hrs per week). The net amount of this payment will be donated to charity. (Registered 04 July 2017)
Chair of the Board of Walsall Housing Group, 100 Hatherton Street, Walsall WS1 1AB. From 9 June 2017 until November 2018, I will receive £13,600 per annum. Hours: 20 hrs a month. (Registered 04 July 2017)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Colin Campbell
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 04 July 2017)
Name of donor: Dukehill Services Ltd
Address of donor: 100 Dudley Road East, Oldbury B69 3DY

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £4,000

Donor status: company, registration 06317947

(Registered 04 July 2017)
Name of donor: Countrywide Developments Ltd
Address of donor: Gallagher Way, Gallagher Business Park, Heathcote, Warwick CV34 6AF

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

Donor status: company, registration 02865543

(Registered 04 July 2017)
Name of donor: Jeremy Hosking
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Donor status: individual

(Registered 04 July 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Conservative Middle East Council
Address of donor: 55 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QL

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Accommodation, food and transport with a total value of £1,079

Destination of visit: Sicily

Dates of visit: 29 August – 1 September 2017

Purpose of visit: To meet NGOs involved in migrant rescue in the Mediterranean, visit migrant camps and understand the ongoing Mediterranean migrant crisis.

(Registered 12 September 2017)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
House in Tamworth, owned jointly with my wife: (i). (Registered 04 July 2017)

View the history of this MP’s entries in the Register

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